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  2. Anne of Denmark - Wikipedia

    Anne of Denmark ( Danish: Anna; 12 December 1574 – 2 March 1619) was the wife of King James VI and I; as such, she was Queen of Scotland from their marriage on 20 August 1589 and Queen of England and Ireland from the union of the Scottish and English crowns on 24 March 1603 until her death in 1619. [1]

  3. Anne of Denmark (born Dec. 12, 1574—died March 2, 1619) queen consort of King James I of Great Britain and Ireland (James VI of Scotland); although she had little direct political influence, her extravagant expenditures contributed to the financial difficulties that plagued James’s regime.

  4. Anne Of Denmark: Wife & Queen Of James VI & I | HistoryExtra

    Anne of Denmark: a killer queen? Anne of Denmark was wed as a teenager to the fiercely Protestant James VI (and later I), but had strong Catholic sympathies. As the state of her marriage deteriorated, Tracy Borman asks, could Anne have been a "great patron" behind the gunpowder plot?

  5. James I and Anne of Denmark - Historic Royal Palaces

    Anne of Denmark: assertive and independent, a dynamic patron of the arts who constructed a magnificent court. A new royal family. Following the death of Mary, Queen of Scots, her son became James VI of Scotland. He united the thrones of England and Scotland when he succeeded Elizabeth I in 1603.

  6. Anne of Denmark | Royal Museums Greenwich

    Who was Queen Anne of Denmark? An assertive and shrewd political leader, Queen Anne of Denmark was a keen patron of the arts. In 1594, she married James I of England, at the age of 14. In 1616, she commissioned leading architect, Inigo Jones, to design the Queen's House in Greenwich.

  7. Anne of Denmark (12 December 1574 – 2 March 1619) was queen consort of Scotland, England, and Ireland. She was the wife of King James VI and I. Anne, the second daughter of King Frederick II of Denmark, married James in 1589 when she was 15 years old.

  8. Anne Of Denmark |

    Anne of Denmark (1574–1619), queen of James VI and I. Anne was daughter of Frederick II of Denmark and Norway. The marriage to James VI on 23 November 1589 was followed by her coronation in May 1590. She was later suspected of favouring catholicism since she refused the sacrament at her coronation in England in July 1603.

  9. Anne | Biography, Reign, & Facts | Britannica

    Anne, princess of Denmark (queen of Great Britain and Ireland, 1702–14), oil painting by William Wissing, 1687. (more) Anne was the second daughter of James, duke of York (King James II , 1685–88), and Anne Hyde.

  10. BBC - History - Anne

    In 1683, Anne married Prince George of Denmark. It was to be a happy marriage, although marred by Anne's frequent miscarriages, still births and the death of children in infancy. In 1685, Anne's ...

  11. Anne of Denmark (1574–1619) |

    Anne of Denmark (1574–1619) Danish princess, queen of Scotland, first queen consort of Great Britain, and patron of the arts. Name variations: Anna of Denmark. Born Anna at Skanderborg Castle, Jutland, Denmark, on December 12 (some sources cite October 14), 1574; died at Hampton Court, near London, on March 2 or 4, 1619; interred at ...